Posts Tagged ‘flaws’

Love Your Imperfections

May 21, 2010

If you lean more toward self-loathing than self-love, consider how you feel about your friends. You love them even though they, like you, are imperfect, have hurt others, and regret past actions. If you can unconditionally love your friends despite their flaws, you can learn to extend the same kindness toward yourself.

You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.

Love your flaws, your insecurities, your negative thoughts and feelings, and one day soon you may (more…)

You Are Not Complete Without Flaws

May 2, 2010

I love reading a passage in a book that turns the light bulb on! In this powerful paragraph on page 192 of Deepak Chopra‘s inspiring book, The Spontaneous Fulfillment of Desire, he beautifully illustrates why recognizing our flaws is a wonderful thing.

The traits we see most clearly in others exist most strongly in our selves. When we can see into the mirror of relationship, then we can begin to see (more…)